10 Tips for Traveling with Kids

10 tips for traveling with kids - printables, games, activities - this has it all!

Summer is almost here!  Vacations, road trips, plane rides… always a good time!  To help your vacation go smoothly this year, we’re giving you 10 Tips for Traveling with Kids.  We’ve got printables, games, activities and so much more! For more ideas, come over to our Road Trip Pinterest board. Travel Activities for Kids Pocket Sized Fishing Set from Doodlecraft Kids Size Travel Pillow with Carrying Case and Pocket from It’s Always Autumn Lego Travel Case from The Pleasantest Thing Ticket Time from Grays Harbor Deals Road Trip Travel Trays from Somewhat Simple Travel Printables for Kids Road Trip Scavenger Hunt from Mom’s Minivan Road Trip Activity Pack from Playdough to Plato Read and Write on the Road Printable from Small Types Slug Bug Printable from Prepared NOT Scared License Plate I Spy from 3 Boys and a Dog Don’t forget these travel tips: 5 Carry-On Must Haves from The Crafting Chicks 10 Tips for Traveling on a Budget from [Read More…]

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Graduation Printables and Gift Ideas

Graduation Printables and Gift Ideas - Everything you need for your Grad!

Graduation day is coming!  Let’s celebrate! To help you get ready for this special day, we’ve rounded up our favorite Graduation Printables and Gift Ideas.  Everything you need to honor your favorite Graduate! Congrats Grads! Graduation Party Printables from Catch My Party Photo Booth Props from Coupons are Great Cupcake Toppers from Living Locurto Diploma Party Treats from Tatertots and Jello Graduation Cap and Photo Prop Printables from Tip Junkie Your Future Looks Bright Printable Tag from Love the Day Party Drinks from The Idea Room Memory Wreath from DIY Beautify Mason Jar Grad Hat Gift with gift card holder from The Cards We Drew How to make Money Leis from Lil Luna Candy Bar Printable from Anders Ruff Pin It

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Party in a Can ~ Birthday Gift Idea

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Hello! It’s Ginger from GingerSnapCrafts.com. I am sooooo excited to be back here today sharing this fun birthday gift idea! Yay! I have loved my previous visits with the Chicks when I shared a colorful burlap wreath & an easy chalkboard inspired spring block. Over on my blog I love sharing easy, simple & fun projects, recipes & ideas. I’m also a mom to 5 kiddos, & they keep me busy! One of my kiddos is almost a senior! Gulp! How did that happen? It won’t be too long before he leaves the nest & takes off on his own. I’m not too sure I’m ready! ha! Today I am sharing this easy Party in a Can tutorial with you with FREE birthday printable! This would be the perfect gift to send to your college student or missionary on their birthday. You better believe I’ll be sending a gift just like this to my kiddos when they are older. You can’t have a birthday without a little party! This would also [Read More…]

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20 Mother’s Day Gifts and Printables

20 Mother's Day Gifts and Printables - I love these DIY gifts!

Mother’s Day is just around the corner.  Breakfast in bed, homemade cards… such a fun day! To make life easier for you, we’ve searched the web for our favorite Mother’s Day gifts and printables.  We know you’ll love them! For more ideas, jump over to our Mother’s Day Pinterest board. 20 Mother’s Day Gifts and Printables DIY Jewelry Dish from The Crafting Chicks DIY Pin Tucked Apron from Delia Creates Silhouettes in Photoshop from The Crafting Chicks “Soda-lighted” basket from Lolly Jane Handprint Flowers from Designer Trapped in a Lawyer’s Body DIY Magnets from Sundaesins Personalized Photo Jewelry from The Crafting Chicks DIY Brag Books from eighteen25 Mom’s Emergency Stash from eighteen25 I’m a MOM, what’s your super power? from All Things Thrifty   Handprint Flowers Printable from The Crafting Chicks You’re the BALM! from Smart School House Thumbprint Family Tree from Day 2 Day Super Mom Breakfast Menu printable from Home by Heidi Mother’s Day Coupons from Skip to [Read More…]

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15+ Teacher Appreciation Ideas

15 ideas for Teacher Appreciation - Printables, gifts, flowers and door ideas!

 It’s that time of year again!  Can you believe it?  Teacher Appreciation Week is upon us… now what am I going to give those amazing teachers who teach my children every day?  No need to worry, we’ve got you covered!  Printables, paper flowers, candy flowers, simple gift ideas, and even door ideas!  It doesn’t get easier than this. Teacher Appreciation Ideas Printables 1. Redbox printable from The Crafting Chicks 2. Classroom Fingerprint Tree from Balancing Home 3. Gift Card Holders from Hip 2 Save  4. Plant Poem from The Crafting Chicks   Gift Ideas 5. Sticking with us from Love the Day  6. Ex’STRAW’dinary Teacher Gift from Giggles Galore  7. The strain is over! From Landeelu  8. Creative Juices from Drama Mama’s Little Corner  Flowers 9. Chocolate Bouquet from Tikkido 10. Paper Blooms from Lia Griffith 11. Pencil Posies from The Crafting Chicks  12. Marker Bouquet from The Happy Scraps  Doors 13. Superhero door from You’ve Been Framed  14. Music Teacher door [Read More…]

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Free Printable Easter Masks


Hi everyone! Kiki from Kiki and Company here to share a fun printable with you to help your kiddos get excited for all those Easter Egg Hunts coming up.  I don’t know about your kids, but mine LOVE everything Easter Bunny when March and April roll around, so today I thought I’d whip them up some fun Printable Easter Masks and give them to you too! These Easter masks come in 2 sizes (Big for bigger kids and Small for your littles).  There is an Easter Bunny, a chick and a bird. The masks are super simple to put together. Supplies Free printables at end of post Scissors Ribbon Hot glue Cute kids  *not optional* 😉 Instructions 1- Download and print out masks on a heavy cardstock paper. 2-Cut out the masks and eye holes. 3-Cut two pieces of ribbon about 12″ long. 4- Glue ribbon to the x’s on the sides of the mask. 5- Find that cute kiddo and [Read More…]

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St Patrick’s Day Round-up

St Patrick's Day Round-up | Decor, Gift ideas, Printables, Dinner ideas, Leprechaun Traps... this post has it all!

We just love St Patrick’s Day!  There are so many fun things to do with the kiddos!  To make it easy for you, we’ve rounded up some of our favorite St. Patrick’s Day ideas. Gifts, treats, printables, treasure hunts, good luck charms, decor… we’ve got it all! St Patrick’s Day Round-up Rainbow Donuts from The First Year Leprechaun Traps from The Crafting Chicks Lucky Penny Letters from Made by Marzipan St Patrick’s Day Treasure Hunt Printables from The Crafting Chicks I am “CEREAL”-sly lucky to be your Mom! from Blue Skies Ahead DIY Lucky Charms Notebooks from The Crafting Chicks Shamrock Tree from Lolly Jane Mini Pots of Gold from The Crafting Chicks St Patrick’s Day Pizza from Over the Big Moon Good Luck Charms from Frog Prince Paperie Lucky Me Gift Bag from The Crafting Chicks Rainbow and Pot of Gold Treats from I Can Teach My Childs Shamrock Soda Labels from The Crafting Chicks Rainbow Loom Lucky Charm [Read More…]

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March Madness – 16 Sweet Ideas

16 Sweet Ideas for March Madness - This has everything I need for a great basketball party!

We are so excited for March Madness to start!  What about you? To get you ready for the fun, we’ve gathered ’16 Sweet’ ideas for your March Madness Party!  Food, decor, printables… we’ve got you covered! 16 Sweet Ideas for March Madness 1 – Basketball Table Décor from Occasions 2 – Basketball Sliders from Hungry Happenings 3 – Basketball Snack Tags from Salt and Pepper Moms 4 – Basketball Cupcakes from The Crafting Chicks  5 – Basketball Party Drinks from Spaceships and Laser Beams 6 –  How to make a basketball bag from Instructables  7 – Ultimate March Madness Date from The Dating Divas 8 – Basketball Centerpiece from Project Momma 9 – Pizza stand from Homemaking Hacks 10 –  Basketball Nails Tutorial from Polish Pals  11 – Table setting from Be Different… Act Normal 12 – Basketball Blanket Tutorial from The Misadventures of Handmade  13 – Basketball Wreath from Seven Layer Charlotte 14 –  Printable Basketball Tournament Bracket from [Read More…]

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Gem Eraser Valentines – Crazy Cute

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Hello Crafting Chicks readers! I’m so excited to be here and to be showing you this incredibly inexpensive and Crazy Cute Gem Eraser Valentines. I live for Target and anything they have so when I saw these Gem Ring Erasers in the Valentine section for $3, I couldn’t resist. You’ll only need a few supplies and a few dollars to create these ‘gems’. Supplies Gem Ring Erasers from Target’s Valentine section Twine Free Printable ==> You’re a Gem duplicate Scissors Mini Hole Punch To create your own Gem Eraser Valentines, cut up the printable into 1.5″ squares, punch a hole and tie onto your rings with some twine, that easy! Make sure to give one to your number one crush.   I hope that you love this Valentine because I have plenty more on my own blog, Frenchie. Thanks so much, XOXO – Lindsay    Pin It

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21 Free Printable Valentines on The Crafting Chicks

21 Free Printables Valentines on The Crafting Chicks - Oh my kids are going to love these! And I love how easy they are!

Valentine’s Day will be here before you know it.  We’ve made it super easy for you this year. Here are 21 Free Printable Valentines from The Crafting Chicks! Just click, print and deliver! It doesn’t get easier than that! *All Valentine printables are for personal use only.* Leaping Lizards!  It’s Valentine’s Day! Valentine… You make my heart SOAR! Valentine… Let’s CONNECT! Valentine… Don’t Stress! Healthy Valentine Printable Bite Size Valentine Printable Valentine… You are Sugar & Spice & everything nice! You knock my SOCKS off Valentine! You are the SPRING to my step Valentine! Valentine… Let’s STICK together! Valentine, you QUACK me up! Here’s a little SUGAR RUSH for my Valentine CRUSH! You are EXTRA awesome Valentine! Don’t burst my BUBBLE, be my Valentine! LEAPING over to say, Have a HOPPY Valentine’s Day! Valentine… I think you are really SHARP! Valentine… you a-MAZE me! Valentine… you’re my favorite fish in the sea! Put a RING on it Valentine! Hugs & [Read More…]

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